Richard Butkus brings over 23 years of experience in diversified consulting services, leadership and management in the professional land surveying industry. Beginning his career with Control Point Associates, Inc. in 2006, Richard has been involved with major projects and developing creative ways to employ new technologies on traditional surveys. Richard was instrumental in the continued growth of the firm through the expansion of client services, technology and systems implemented to create efficiency and value added services. Richard facilitated the expansion of the company from the original two offices in Warren, NJ and Chalfont, PA to include new branches in Southborough, MA; Boston, MA; Mount Laurel, NJ and Manhattan, NY. Doubling the market coverage in addition to expanding services nationally.
Sr. Vice President/Principal
Paul Jurkowski has been in the land surveying industry for over 30 years, for the last 19 years he has been committed to Control Point Associates, Inc. Jurkowski has managed over 3,500 projects during his career at Control Point. Jurkowski is a vital role in creating and maintaining quality control procedures for the field and office. Jurkowski brings Control Point a strong background in construction, large developer projects and large residential subdivisions within all stages of development.
James C. Weed
P.L.S., Sr. Vice President/Principal
James Weed has been an active member in the land surveying industry for over 15 years. Weed joined Control Point Associates, Inc. in 2009, bringing expertise with Construction Stakeout Services, Expert Testimony and Geodetic Control Surveys. Weed has partnered with large commercial developers such as Lifetime Fitness, Target and Walmart.
Chief Financial Officer
Gerard DiTrolio is the Chief Financial Officer of Control Point Associates, Inc. - leading the company in financial, human resource and information technology matters. Gerard is Certified Public Accountant and a Chartered Global Management Accountant, bringing more than 25 years of experience to our firm. In addition, Gerard spent the majority of his career in management roles in the business and professional services industries, most notably with Automatic Data Processing and Siemens Business Services. He is also the former Chief Financial Officer of Whitestone Associates, Inc., an environmental and geotechnical engineering and consulting firm. Gerard brings strong operations, process and business management experience to Control Point and drives people, process and technology enhancements within the organization to improve operational efficiency and strengthen support to our clients and employees. Gerard holds a degree in Accounting from Rutgers University.
P.L.S., Director of Survey
John Lynch has been with Control Point Associates, Inc. for over 20 years of his 30 years of experience within the land surveying industry. As Director of Survey, Lynch ensures all quality control guidelines are followed and implements a zero tolerance policy for deviating from company norms. Lynch conducts in-house seminars to advance training and overall competency of field and office personnel. Lynch brings extensive experience with ALTA/ACSM Land Title Surveys to all markets within the land surveying industry.
P.L.S., P.P., VP Business Development and Operations
Ken Stigner is a licensed professional land surveyor in five states with over 40 years of experience in nearly all types of survey projects. Over the course of his career his work has ranged from topographic and site surveys for the development of schools, neighborhoods, and commercial complexes to detailed survey and mapping work for new roads, subway tunnels, and underground utilities—among dozens of others. Ken is the surveyor of record for may well known properties such as: The World Trade Center Complex, which included transfers of interests between numerous agencies for property interests for the new tower, the memorial and other buildings, boundary surveys for both the new and old Yankee Stadiums, the new Brooklyn Arena, John F Kennedy Airport, LaGuardia Airport and numerous other parcels.
P.L.S., New England Regional Manager
Gerry Holdright has been an active member of the land surveying industry for over 15 years. Gerry came to Control Point Associates, Inc. with a wide-range of knowledge of Creation and Discontinuance of Street Layouts, Construction Layout, Geodetic Control, GPS Procedures, Subdivisions, 3D Laser Scanning, Boundary Surveys, Photogrammetric Mapping, Deformation Monitoring and Zoning Changes. Gerry previously participated as an active role with the planning and project management for Harvard University and he has also worked extensively with MassDOT.
James A. Conway
P.L.S., P.P., Philadelphia Regional Manager
James Conway has been an active member in the land surveying industry for over 28 years. James joined Control Point Associates, Inc. with extensive experience in surveying for municipal and municipal authority projects which include but not limited to base mapping for roadways, outbound and title surveys for existing and future properties, farmland preservation and green acre surveys that meet both county and state standards and the maintaining of tax maps both digital and paper. As VP of Surveying at his previous firm, James was responsible for all private survey projects which included the design and layout of both minor and major subdivisions that met both local ordinances and the NJ State Map Filing Law, title surveys, wetland surveys, ALTA surveys, topographic surveys, aerial surveys and mapping, generation of legal descriptions and construction stakeout services.
Senior Project Manager
Gregory Sawulski has been involved with the land surveying industry for over 15 years. For the past 7 years, Sawulski has been a dedicated Project Manager of Control Point Associates, Inc. Sawulski works extensively throughout the 5 boroughs of New York City with developers such as BFC, Toll Brother and NYCEDC. Sawulski’s extensive knowledge consists of Boundary and Topographic Surveys, ALTA Surveys, Interior Surveys and Building Monitoring.
S.I.T., Project Manager
David Hines brings over 11 years of expertise in the land surveying industry. David comes to Control Point Associates, Inc. with extensive experience with ALTA Surveys, Boundary and Location Surveys, Topographic Surveys, as well as HDS Laser Scanning. David has worked closely with private and commercial developers and large organizations such as Amtrak, Septa, Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Drexel University. David currently serves as Vice President of the Bucks County Chapter of Pennsylvania Society of Land Surveyors, and is a past Secretary. David currently has his Surveyor in Training certification. As a Project Manager, David brings strong leadership, coordination and creativity to the diverse projects he manages.
Chris Tarzia has been in the land surveying industry for over 15 years, and has been involved with 3D Laser Scanning and 3D Modeling for the past 10 years. Chris has extensive knowledge in the various phases of the land surveying and laser scanning industries, including field and office experience. Chris has worked with both private and public sectors throughout United States and Puerto Rico. Chris has grown business relationships though his experience with Amtrak, Long Island Railroad, New York City Metropolitan Transit Authority, New York City Department of Design and Construction, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, The City of New York and The United States Park Service. Various projects that Chris has worked on include the Holland and Lincoln Tunnels, Pier 17 Redevelopment, Penn Station, Kings County Hospital, and St. John’s University.
John A. Alcorn
John Alcorn has 24 years of experience within the land surveying industry and has been with Control Point Associates, Inc. for the last 14 years. Alcorn’s specialties include Title Issues, Construction Stake out and ALTA Surveys. Alcorn works extensively with commercial, retail, residential, pharmaceutical and financial developments. Alcorn has previously partnered with AutoZone, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Albert Einstein
Business Operations Manager
Raechel Klein, a progressive Business Operations Manager with strength in driving performance, reducing inefficiencies and a passion to motivate employees. With over 10 years of experience working in operational roles and 3 years with Control Point Associates, Inc. Raechel has facilitated and provided the support necessary for overall company expansion and market growth of Control Point’s six offices. Operational tasks include implementing all relevant statutory and mandatory requirements associated with operating worldwide and working within the framework of the company’s core values, as well as promoting Control Point’s mission statement. In addition, Raechel works closely with Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the Transportation Security Administration to ensure vital security measures are in place for our field personnel.
Robert Pinzon, IT Manager, has an extensive practical knowledge of information systems, hardware and software testing, network support and technical support. Robert continually implements improvements and efficiencies to all of Control Point’s locations. Leading the Research and Development team, Robert continually challenges today’s technology to ensure our clients are provided with the most user-friendly and intuitive deliverables possible.
New Jersey Branch Manager
James Sens, P.L.S., P.P. has extensive and diversified experience in all aspects of professional land surveying, geospatial and consulting services. As Branch Manager of Control Point Associates, Inc.’s headquarters office location in Warren, New Jersey, James is actively expanding its growth in public market sectors and propelling Control Point’s success to new heights through continued staff development, mentoring and maximizing the latest technologies. James demonstrates a proven track record of client satisfaction through his long term relationships with diverse client base, providing such services such as but not limited to; Topographic, Boundary and Location Surveys, ALTA/ACSM Land Title Surveys, Construction Layout Services, 3D Laser Scanning, 3D Modeling and GIS/Asset Management.
Senior Project Manager
Allan Mahoney, Senior Project Manager, has over 30 years of experience in the land surveying industry, with numerous survey projects encompassing 3D Laser Scanning, ALTA Surveys, Topographic and Boundary Surveys, Legal Descriptions and Easement Preparations. Allan has extensive knowledge in Laser Scanning and BIM/3D Modeling in the commercial, education and institutional industries located throughout New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and North America. As Senior Project Manager, Allan has been at the forefront of Mobile LiDAR technology, responsible for ensuring best practices are followed by instituting quality assurance procedures and continually researching new technologies and ways to implement Mobile LiDAR technology as a beneficial solution to the project goal of our clients.
Andrew Weed, Project Manager, has been involved with the land surveying industry for over 14 years. For the past 8 years, Andrew has maintained the position of Project Manager, initially with T.Y. Lin International Group and currently at Control Point Associates, Inc. Andrew came to Control Point with extensive involvement and knowledge about Farm Land Preservation and Green Acre Surveys. In addition, Andrew has extensive experience with Boundary and Topographic Surveys, Creation of Easements, 3D Modeling and Railroad Mapping. Such project examples include the Bayonne Bridge Raising Project and the preparation of multiple easement documents throughout New Jersey and New York, including The Tunnel Project, Grand St. Green Acres Acquisition in Hackettstown, NJ, and Vision Hanover Right-of-Way acquisition.
Michael Tubertini has been in the land surveying industry for over 20 years. Michael has extensive knowledge in all phases of the land surveying industry including but not limited to field work, calculations, deed research, and plan preparation using various CADD systems. Michael has worked with state highways, railroads, subsurface utility location & as-built surveys, aerial photo control, topographic surveys, residential developments, and large tract outbound surveys. Michael has also performed construction layout for highways, utilities, infrastructure, dams, residential subdivisions, and commercial sites.